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uniform procedure for use in the evaluation of nuclear power reactors

Atomic Industrial Forum.

uniform procedure for use in the evaluation of nuclear power reactors

by Atomic Industrial Forum.

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Published by The Forum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear reactors

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    A Forum manual.

    Statementprepared by a Forum ad hoc committee for publication by Atomic Industrial Forum, Inc. ; Titus G. LeClair, chairman.
    ContributionsLeClair, Titus G.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44 p. ;
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17041938M
    OCLC/WorldCa3664096

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